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Area Drainage Assistant Engineer

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
17/05/2021 23:59
Grade 9 £28,672 - £32,234
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Traffic / Highways / Road Safety
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Employment Location:
Your normal place of work is to be agreed but you may be required to work at any Council workplace within County Durham.
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Job details 

Closing date:
17 May

Further information

The post holder will be responsible for undertaking the workload in the Drainage and Coastal Protection Team within the Strategic Highway Group as direct by the Drainage and Coastal Protection Manager. This involves assisting in the development of operational plans and the investigation of flood events, including the liaison between Highway Services the Civil Contingencies Unit and working with external partners such as the Environment Agency and Northumbrian Water.

Required Qualifications: HNC in Civil Engineering or FDSC River and Coastal Engineering.

Due to the requirement to drive a County Council vehicle in this role, appointment will be subject to the production of a valid driving licence for the required category of vehicle and the satisfactory completion of an in-house Driver Induction Assessment.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Brian Weatherall, Drainage Coastal Protection Manager on tel. no. 07769 672 426 or email brian.weatherall@durham.gov.uk

It is anticipated that interviews will be held via Microsoft Teams on a date to be confirmed.

As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.

Apply on-line via the jobs portal or for further assistance contact the Payroll and Employee Services Team on telephone no. 03000 263154 / 264469/ 264086/ 266148 or email PES NCC@durham.gov.uk

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered with North East Jobs, including your invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email after the closing date for notification from ‘DONOTREPLY@NORTHEASTJOBS.ORG.UK’ as you will not be notified by any other means.

In line with the County Council’s Recruitment & Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CVs. Any information provided on CVs will not be considered for short-listing purposes.

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